To ensure that all graduates, candidates, and guests are able to participate fully in commencement day, staff will be posted at the doors of Crisler Center to assist those with mobility concerns.
Graduates or guests who have questions about parking, access, or special needs should call (734) 647-6037 for further information.
We encourage guests with mobility concerns to be dropped off at the southwest entrance. (See map)
Real-Time Captioning and Sign Language Interpretation
A display screen with real-time captioning will be visible from most seats in Crisler Center.
Sign language interpretation is provided from the stage, and a section of guest seating near the stage is set aside for hearing-disabled guests. To reserve seats in this area, please call (734) 647-6037 by Friday, December 1, 2017.
Accessible or Wheelchair Seating for Graduates
Graduates and candidates who use a wheelchair or have mobility concerns are asked to call the Office of University and Development Events by Friday, December 1 at (734) 647-6037. Parking, entrance to the graduate procession, and seating instructions will all be given at that time.
Accessible or Wheelchair Seating for Guests
Guests who require wheelchair seating or have limited mobility due to health conditions should call (734) 647-6037 by Friday, December 1 to arrange for special accommodations.
Wheelchairs for use on commencement day may be rented at the following locations:
We recommend calling as early as possible to reserve a wheelchair.